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Karen Innes, Irfan Ahmed, Jemma Hudson, Rodolfo Hernández, Katie Gillies, Rebecca Bruce, Victoria Bell, Alison Avenell, Jane Blazeby, Miriam Brazzelli, Seonaidh Cotton, Bernard Croal, Mark Forrest, Graeme MacLennan, Peter Murchie, Samantha Wileman & Craig Ramsay.

Karen Innes 1,*, Irfan Ahmed 2, Jemma Hudson 1, Rodolfo Hernández 3, Katie Gillies 1, Rebecca Bruce 1, Victoria Bell 1, Alison Avenell 1, Jane Blazeby 4, Miriam Brazzelli 1, Seonaidh Cotton 1, Bernard Croal 5, Mark Forrest 1, Graeme MacLennan 1, Peter Murchie 6, Samantha Wileman 1, Craig Ramsay 1

1 Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
2 Department of Surgery, NHS Grampian, Aberdeen, UK
3 Health Economics Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
4 Center for Surgical Research, NIHR Bristol and Western Biomedical Research Centre, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
5 Clinical Biochemistry, NHS Grampian, Aberdeen, UK
6 Academic Primary Care, Institute of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
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